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Degrees of Adjectives in Research Articles

Adjectives exist in degrees (tall, taller, tallest). Find out how to use these forms correctly in your academic paper.

Editing Tip: 'Less' vs. 'Fewer' in Academic Writing

While 'less' and 'fewer' are both used to refer to quantity, they cannot be used interchangeably. Here is how to use them correctly.

Editing Tip: 'Whether' vs. 'If'

The words 'whether' and 'if' have specific, separate functions in academic writing.

Avoiding Vague Pronouns in Your Research Article

Avoid confusing your readers by providing context for your pronouns.